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What made you smile today? Part III

Old Mar 31st 2017, 9:46 pm
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Being able to ride my motorbike for the first time this year after all the snow
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Old Mar 31st 2017, 9:51 pm
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Being able to ride my motorbike for the first time this year after all the snow
It's always nice when it feels like spring has actually started. I know it's started here because it's been raining the last 3 days

What kind of bike do you ride? There's a guy round my way I see out and about on a nice looking Triumph.
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Old Mar 31st 2017, 11:32 pm
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I booked ours today

Going in June, daughter, sil, and grandaughter going with us. It will be 3 years since we were all together with our son as well. We are also actually going to be able to see a niece get married as well.

Over the last 28 years we have missed so many family celebrations so I'm really chuffed about our visit this time.

Roll on June
How exciting Have a wonderful time with your son.
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It's always nice when it feels like spring has actually started. I know it's started here because it's been raining the last 3 days

What kind of bike do you ride? There's a guy round my way I see out and about on a nice looking Triumph.

Triumph's are nice.

Me? I ride a Honda Shadow (whilst humming 'Eve of the War' )
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Originally Posted by Hawkmoon77 View Post
Triumph's are nice.

Me? I ride a Honda Shadow (whilst humming 'Eve of the War' )
We have a lovely looking Triumph....and it's very rare for our Texas winter stopping us riding either
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Old Apr 1st 2017, 5:46 am
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Triumph's are nice.
I don't ride motorbike myself just yet, but if I ever did get around to doing it, I'd like a Triumph. Or a Norton.

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Me? I ride a Honda Shadow (whilst humming 'Eve of the War' )
Nice looking bike, and good choice of music
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Old Apr 2nd 2017, 7:42 am
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just off the phone with my Mom , who has just come out of hospital after surgery. Apparently while she was on the ward she was chatting one night with the woman opposite about how her tastebuds weer really screwed up and all she wanted to eat right now was a MacDonalds burger

Well the nurse on duty overheard them and when she went on her meal break , brought them all back a meal which they sat and ate in the day room.

Despite all the crap that NHS nurses have to put up with it made my day to hear that they still have the energy to show this kindness.
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Old Apr 3rd 2017, 4:48 pm
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Birds are very strange things. But that was funny.
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just off the phone with my Mom , who has just come out of hospital after surgery. Apparently while she was on the ward she was chatting one night with the woman opposite about how her tastebuds weer really screwed up and all she wanted to eat right now was a MacDonalds burger

Well the nurse on duty overheard them and when she went on her meal break , brought them all back a meal which they sat and ate in the day room.

Despite all the crap that NHS nurses have to put up with it made my day to hear that they still have the energy to show this kindness.
Good stuff.
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Old Apr 3rd 2017, 8:58 pm
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Birds are very strange things. But that was funny.
I liked the bit where he really got going, the other bird looked a bit scared to be honest.
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Old Apr 3rd 2017, 9:54 pm
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I liked the bit where he really got going, the other bird looked a bit scared to be honest.
It's like any guy who has been out for some beers and is now been driven home by the Mrs who's obviously stone cold sober.
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Old Apr 3rd 2017, 11:13 pm
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just off the phone with my Mom , who has just come out of hospital after surgery. Apparently while she was on the ward she was chatting one night with the woman opposite about how her tastebuds weer really screwed up and all she wanted to eat right now was a MacDonalds burger

Well the nurse on duty overheard them and when she went on her meal break , brought them all back a meal which they sat and ate in the day room.

Despite all the crap that NHS nurses have to put up with it made my day to hear that they still have the energy to show this kindness.
That's a lovely story. Best wishes for your mum's speedy recovery.
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Had a complaint with a major national bakery product and I emailed them the complaint and all the pertinent codes, etc. Today received $17 worth of coupons in the mail with a note of apology.
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